Term Two of 2022.
This term started on 11th July and come to an end tomorrow 16th September, 2022. The term had 10 weeks.
Term Three of 2022.
This start on 26th September to 25th November, 2022.The period will run for nine weeks, after which there will be KCPE exams for four days, between November 28, 2022, and December 1, 2022.
- Current class seven will sit for KCPE from 28th November to 1st December, 2022.
- Current Grade Five will sit for the first CBC National Assessment styled as the Kenya Certificate of Basic Education (KCBE).
2023 Academic Calendar
The Ministry of education has also released term dates for the 2023 education calendar. Of course, the dates are subject to change, but it is good to mark the dates to plan accordingly.
According to the official calendar, the primary school term 1 resumes to the January opening date. Schools reopen on January 23, 2023, and close on April 21, 2023 (13 weeks). There will be a 3-day half-term break between March 23, 2023, and March 26, 2023.
At this time the transition will be as follows:-
- Current class eight will be in Form Two.
- Current class seven will be in Form One.
- Current class six will be in class eight and sit for KCPE at the end of the same year.
- Current Grade Five will be in Junior Secondary School – Grade Seven.
- Current Grade Four will be in Grade Six and sit for CBC assessment styled as KCBE at the end of that year.
- Current Grade Three will be in Grade Five.
- Current Grade Two will be Four.
- Current Grade One will be in Grade Three.
- Current PP2 will be in Grade Two.
- Current PP1 will be in Grade One.
- Current Play School will be in PP2.
Parents with children in the current class seven should be aware that by January 2023 their children will be in Form One.
Parents with children in Grade Five should be aware that their children will be in Junior Secondary School some where in Kenya.